Kilometers (km) to Decimeters (dm) Converter

This length unit converter dynamically calculates the value you enter in kilometers (km) and converts it to its equivalent value in decimeters (dm).

How many kilometers (km) are in 1 decimeter (dm)? What is the formula for how to convert kilometers to decimeters (km to dm)?

1 kilometer (km) = 10,000 decimeters (dm)
So we can say that there are 10,000 decimeters in 1 kilometer.
This means that the multiplication conversion factor to convert a quantity expressed in a kilometer unit of measurement to an equivalent quantity expressed in a decimeter unit of measurement is 10,000.

Inversely (or reciprocally),

1 decimeter (dm) = 0.0001 kilometer (km)
So we can say that there is 0.0001 kilometer in 1 decimeter.
This means that the division conversion factor to convert a quantity expressed in a kilometer unit of measurement to an equivalent quantity expressed in a decimeter unit of measurement is 0.0001.

Knowing this inverse mathematical relationship between the two conversion factors and their reciprocal operations, we can derive two formulas to calculate and convert a quantity of length expressed in kilometers to an equivalent quantity of length expressed in decimeters (km to dm). Both formulas will yield the same result. The formulas are:

dm = km ร— 10,000 ย  ย โ†’ This is the formula based on the multiplication conversion factor.

and

dm = km รท 0.0001 ย  ย โ†’ This is the formula based on the division conversion factor.

For example, if you have a length of 2.75 kilometers that you want to convert to decimeters, you would use either of the two formulas as follows:

dm = 2.75 km ร— 10,000 = 27,500 dm
dm = 2.75 km รท 0.0001 = 27,500 dm

So, the result is the same using either formula, which is 27,500 decimeters.

Kilometers to decimeters (km to dm) conversion chart

To save you time and effort spent on having to perform manual calculations or look up conversion formulas every time a conversion from kilometers to decimeters is needed, here is a kilometers-to-decimeters conversion chart for your quick and easy reference. This conversion chart (or conversion table) shows common measurement values of length in kilometers and their equivalent measurement values in decimeters. These equivalent measurement values may be rounded off to 1 or 2 decimal places when it is mathematically expedient for everyday applications.

kilometers (km)decimeters (dm)
1 km10,000 dm
2 km20,000 dm
3 km30,000 dm
4 km40,000 dm
5 km50,000 dm
6 km60,000 dm
7 km70,000 dm
8 km80,000 dm
9 km90,000 dm
10 km100,000 dm
11 km110,000 dm
12 km120,000 dm
13 km130,000 dm
14 km140,000 dm
15 km150,000 dm
16 km160,000 dm
17 km170,000 dm
18 km180,000 dm
19 km190,000 dm
20 km200,000 dm
21 km210,000 dm
22 km220,000 dm
23 km230,000 dm
24 km240,000 dm
25 km250,000 dm
26 km260,000 dm
27 km270,000 dm
28 km280,000 dm
29 km290,000 dm
30 km300,000 dm
31 km310,000 dm
32 km320,000 dm
33 km330,000 dm
34 km340,000 dm
35 km350,000 dm
36 km360,000 dm
37 km370,000 dm
38 km380,000 dm
39 km390,000 dm
40 km400,000 dm
41 km410,000 dm
42 km420,000 dm
43 km430,000 dm
44 km440,000 dm
45 km450,000 dm
46 km460,000 dm
47 km470,000 dm
48 km480,000 dm
49 km490,000 dm
50 km500,000 dm
51 km510,000 dm
52 km520,000 dm
53 km530,000 dm
54 km540,000 dm
55 km550,000 dm
56 km560,000 dm
57 km570,000 dm
58 km580,000 dm
59 km590,000 dm
60 km600,000 dm
61 km610,000 dm
62 km620,000 dm
63 km630,000 dm
64 km640,000 dm
65 km650,000 dm
66 km660,000 dm
67 km670,000 dm
68 km680,000 dm
69 km690,000 dm
70 km700,000 dm
71 km710,000 dm
72 km720,000 dm
73 km730,000 dm
74 km740,000 dm
75 km750,000 dm
76 km760,000 dm
77 km770,000 dm
78 km780,000 dm
79 km790,000 dm
80 km800,000 dm
81 km810,000 dm
82 km820,000 dm
83 km830,000 dm
84 km840,000 dm
85 km850,000 dm
86 km860,000 dm
87 km870,000 dm
88 km880,000 dm
89 km890,000 dm
90 km900,000 dm
91 km910,000 dm
92 km920,000 dm
93 km930,000 dm
94 km940,000 dm
95 km950,000 dm
96 km960,000 dm
97 km970,000 dm
98 km980,000 dm
99 km990,000 dm
100 km1,000,000 dm
kilometers (km)decimeters (dm)
101 km1,010,000 dm
102 km1,020,000 dm
103 km1,030,000 dm
104 km1,040,000 dm
105 km1,050,000 dm
106 km1,060,000 dm
107 km1,070,000 dm
108 km1,080,000 dm
109 km1,090,000 dm
110 km1,100,000 dm
111 km1,110,000 dm
112 km1,120,000 dm
113 km1,130,000 dm
114 km1,140,000 dm
115 km1,150,000 dm
116 km1,160,000 dm
117 km1,170,000 dm
118 km1,180,000 dm
119 km1,190,000 dm
120 km1,200,000 dm
121 km1,210,000 dm
122 km1,220,000 dm
123 km1,230,000 dm
124 km1,240,000 dm
125 km1,250,000 dm
126 km1,260,000 dm
127 km1,270,000 dm
128 km1,280,000 dm
129 km1,290,000 dm
130 km1,300,000 dm
131 km1,310,000 dm
132 km1,320,000 dm
133 km1,330,000 dm
134 km1,340,000 dm
135 km1,350,000 dm
136 km1,360,000 dm
137 km1,370,000 dm
138 km1,380,000 dm
139 km1,390,000 dm
140 km1,400,000 dm
141 km1,410,000 dm
142 km1,420,000 dm
143 km1,430,000 dm
144 km1,440,000 dm
145 km1,450,000 dm
146 km1,460,000 dm
147 km1,470,000 dm
148 km1,480,000 dm
149 km1,490,000 dm
150 km1,500,000 dm
151 km1,510,000 dm
152 km1,520,000 dm
153 km1,530,000 dm
154 km1,540,000 dm
155 km1,550,000 dm
156 km1,560,000 dm
157 km1,570,000 dm
158 km1,580,000 dm
159 km1,590,000 dm
160 km1,600,000 dm
161 km1,610,000 dm
162 km1,620,000 dm
163 km1,630,000 dm
164 km1,640,000 dm
165 km1,650,000 dm
166 km1,660,000 dm
167 km1,670,000 dm
168 km1,680,000 dm
169 km1,690,000 dm
170 km1,700,000 dm
171 km1,710,000 dm
172 km1,720,000 dm
173 km1,730,000 dm
174 km1,740,000 dm
175 km1,750,000 dm
176 km1,760,000 dm
177 km1,770,000 dm
178 km1,780,000 dm
179 km1,790,000 dm
180 km1,800,000 dm
181 km1,810,000 dm
182 km1,820,000 dm
183 km1,830,000 dm
184 km1,840,000 dm
185 km1,850,000 dm
186 km1,860,000 dm
187 km1,870,000 dm
188 km1,880,000 dm
189 km1,890,000 dm
190 km1,900,000 dm
191 km1,910,000 dm
192 km1,920,000 dm
193 km1,930,000 dm
194 km1,940,000 dm
195 km1,950,000 dm
196 km1,960,000 dm
197 km1,970,000 dm
198 km1,980,000 dm
199 km1,990,000 dm
200 km2,000,000 dm

Conversion factor of 1 kilometer to other units of length

Here is a reference list providing a conversion of 1 kilometer (km) to its equivalent values in various units of length, both metric and imperial:

  • 1 kilometer (km) = 1,000,000,000,000 nanometers (nm)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 1,000,000,000 micrometers (ยตm)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 1,000,000 millimeters (mm)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 100,000 centimeters (cm)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 10,000 decimeters (dm)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 1,000 meters (m)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 39,370.078740157 inches (in)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 3,280.8398950131 feet (ft)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 1,093.6132983377 yards (yd)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 0.62137119223733 mile (mi)
  • 1 kilometer (km) = 0.53995680345572 nautical mile (nmi)

What is a kilometer (km)?

Definition of kilometer: A kilometer is a unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system, equal to one thousand meters (10^3 m). It is commonly used for longer distances, such as races, road distances and geographical features.

The abbreviation for kilometer is km. The single Unicode character ใŽž (U+339E) represents the 2-character Latin abbreviation for kilometer. The Windows Alt code for this character ใŽž is Alt + 13214.

What is a decimeter (dm)?

Definition of decimeter: A decimeter is a unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system. It is equivalent to one tenth of a meter (0.1 m). It is less commonly used than centimeters or meters but can be useful for intermediate measurements.

The abbreviation for decimeter is dm. The single Unicode character ใท (U+3377) represents the 2-character Latin abbreviation for decimeter. The Windows Alt code for this character ใท is Alt + 13175.